infective


in·fec·tive

adjective \in-ˈfek-tiv\

Definition of INFECTIVE

1
:  producing or capable of producing infection
2
:  affecting others :  infectious
in·fec·tiv·i·ty \(ˌ)in-ˌfek-ˈti-və-tē\ noun

First Known Use of INFECTIVE

14th century

in·fec·tive

adjective \in-ˈfek-tiv\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of INFECTIVE

: producing or capable of producing infection : infectious

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